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Should I remove Bluesoleil?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #8,141
United States Rank #19,258
Reach 0.0497%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.15 days
476.34 days >
Average installed length: 250.28 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%


What is Bluesoleil?

BlueSoleil is a Bluetooth software/driver that supports Bluetooth chipsets from CSR, Broadcom, Marvell etc. Bluetooth dongles, PCs, Laptops, PDAs, PNDs and UMPCs are sometimes bundled with a version of this software. BlueSoleil is developed by IVT Corporation. IVT has also established an interoperability testing centre where it has built up a large library of Bluetooth products which are on the market in order to perform interoperability testing. Bluesoleil works with the main Bluetooth Silicon Vendors hardware, such as Accelsemi, Atheros, CSR, Conwise, 3DSP, Broadcom, Intel, Marvell, NSC, RFMD, SiRF as well as baseband IP such as RivieraWaves BT IP. If there is no Bluetooth dongle attached to the PC the Bluetooth logo will be grey, blue if a dongle is attached, and green when connected to another Bluetooth enabled device.

About  (from IVT)

Professional Windows-based Bluetooth application, supporting Bluetooth and being Windows compatible. BlueSoleil is one of the most popular professional Windows-based Bluetooth applications, developed by IVT with great innovation and independence. Bluesoleil is able to fulfill demands of integrating a diverse array of B...  Read more
  • Starts automatically
  • Adds a Windows Service

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ivtcorporation.com
Help link: www.bluesoleil.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\IVT Corporation\BlueSoleil\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{FBBAB883-0BEE-4744-8062-281B213ADC1E}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 6.76 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Bluesoleil

Program executable:BlueSoleil.exe
Bluetooth Application
Path:C:\Program Files\IVT Corporation\BlueSoleil\BlueSoleil.exe
Additional files:
  • bluesoleil voip plugin.exe - BlueSoleil (Bluetooth Application)
  • BlueSoleil.exe
  • BlueSoleil_.exe
  • BlueSoleilCS.exe
  • BsExecuteModule.exe
  • BsHelpCS.exe
  • BsSend2bt.exe
  • btpcfg.dll - btpcfg DLL
  • btpres.dll
  • BtTray.exe
  • InstRes.dll - IVT setup (setup)
  • BlueSoleil_Assistant.exe
  • DIFxAPI.dll (by Microsoft) - Driver Install Frameworks API (DIFxAPI) (Driver Install Frameworks for API library module)
  • api2096_dll_M.dll - API_209X_Dll_Multiple Dynamic Link Library (API_209X_Dll_Multiple DLL)
  • BlueSoleil__.exe - InjectCode Application (InjectCode MFC Application)
  • ChangeSoundCard.exe
  • hid2hci.exe (by CSR) - CSR hid2hci (hid2hci)
  • outlookAddin.dll - outlookAddin Module
  • setup.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • BlueSoleil_.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{DEFB0852-CE9C-44D8-847E-A30DB2185E73}' (runs on registration).
  • BlueSoleil.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D3B17582-5B92-4721-B7AD-2E5CE5E942BD}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • BtTray.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named BtTray.
2 Services
  • BsHelpCS.exe runs as a service named 'BsHelpCS' (BsHelpCS).
  • BlueSoleilCS.exe runs as a service named 'BlueSoleilCS' (BlueSoleilCS) "Manages bluetooth hardware and provides bluetooth functions.".
Startup File (User Run)
  • BtTray.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'Bluetooth Application' and executes as C:\Program Files\IVT Corporation\BlueSoleil\BtTray.exe.
Startup File (All Users Run)
  • BtTray.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'BtTray' which loads as "C:\Program Files\IVT Corporation\BlueSoleil\BtTray.exe".
3 Windows Firewall Allowed Programs
  • BlueSoleil_.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\IVT Corporation\BlueSoleil\BlueSoleil_.exe'.
  • BlueSoleilCS.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\IVT Corporation\BlueSoleil\BlueSoleilCS.exe'.
  • BlueSoleil.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\IVT Corporation\BlueSoleil\BlueSoleil.exe'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:6.83 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0132066504%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00750382%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00570283%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:191,402
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:359.61 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:0 Bytes
105.02 KB average
Memory:1.46 MB
Total CPU:0.0000121453%
Kernel CPU:0.00000098%
User CPU:0.00001117%
CPU cycles/sec:464
Memory:3.96 MB
Total CPU:0.0000536322%
Kernel CPU:0.00002869%
User CPU:0.00002494%
CPU cycles/sec:6,120

How do I remove Bluesoleil?

You can uninstall Bluesoleil from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Bluesoleil, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Bluesoleil.

Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win Vista (SP1) 0%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 66.73%
Windows 10 18.06%
Windows Vista 7.76%
Windows XP 7.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.99%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.70%
Windows 7 Professional 10.57%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.39%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.47%
Windows 10 Home 5.13%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.09% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 38.09%
  United States 11.17%
  Italy 10.17%
  France 6.58%
  Netherlands 4.99%
  United Kingdom 4.99%
  Belgium 4.59%
  Canada 2.49%
  Spain 2.19%
  Austria 1.99%
  DK 1.79%
  Greece 1.60%
  Croatia 1.00%
  Taiwan 0.80%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 28.22%
Hewlett-Packard 16.26%
Dell 11.40%
Medion 11.40%
ASUS 8.60%
Samsung 4.30%
Toshiba 3.74%
American Megatrends 2.62%
Sahara 1.87%
Intel 1.68%
Lenovo 1.68%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.81%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.78%
ASUS All Series 3.09%
MEDIONPC MS-7728 2.75%
Acer Aspire 5742G 2.41%
MEDIONPC MS-7708 2.41%

About (from IVT Corporation)

IVT is a major global supplier of Bluetooth stack, Bluetooth software, Bluetooth modules, Bluetooth solutions for embedded systems, and mobile health management & rescue system.
Publisher URL: www.ivtcorporation.com


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